Dat sticker shock, tho. I honestly don't know how Volvo sells cars in the US. They seem to think they are on the same level with the premium Germans, but IMO, they simply aren't. They'd sell a metric fuckton of these things at $10,000 lower price point, and the buyers would feel like they had a good car at a… » 10/10/14 2:31pm 10/10/14 2:31pm

If it still had the proportions of the 1993 Passat I loved then I'd be more interested. This thing really large. Now if you want a VW sedan/wagon with the old Passat proportions you have to buy a Jetta, but the Jetta isn't premium. As Patrick noted, my 93 Passat GLX was sleek and premium -feeling and was built in… » 10/08/14 1:04pm 10/08/14 1:04pm